Iguana Research & Breeding Station

Up the hill from the town center, this great place studies and protects the highly endangered Utila iguana (Ctenosaura bakeri), which is known locally as ‘the swamper.’ Visitors get to see plenty of these fascinating, spiny-tailed critters. Four excellent naturalist-themed tours of the island (to bat caves and beyond) are offered; there are volunteer opportunities available as well.

SOURCE:https://www.lonelyplanet.com/honduras/utila/attractions/iguana-research-breeding-station/a/poi-sig/468250/358447

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